‘Men’s Tennis’ Category
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's and women's tennis teams will each be competing out of state this weekend, as the men's squad will travel to Ponoma, Calif. to take part in the Sagehen Invite at Pomona-Pitzer College on Friday and Saturday, while the women head to San Antonio to compete in the Trinity University Invite Saturday through Monday.
Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s tennis players Andres Saenz (Sr., Cancun, Mexico) and Katie Aney (So., Rochester, Minn.) were honored by the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference as the league's tennis athletes of the week as chosen by the league’s sports information directors on Tuesday.
For the second time in as many days, the Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team took on a nationally-ranked opponent. However, on Sunday the result was a different one, as the Gusties defeated No. 34 DePauw University 7-2 at Pleasant Valley Tennis Club. The win came less than 24 hours after No. 18 Gustavus fell to No. 16 UW-Whitewater in a tough 5-4 defeat and moved the Gusties' overall record to 11-1.
Men’s Tennis Goes 2-1 On Busy Saturday With Wins Over Central, Martin Luther, Loss To No. 16 UW-Whitewater
In another busy Saturday, the Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team picked up two victories and suffered a loss against a fellow nationally-ranked foe, as it defeated Central College and Martin Luther College 9-0 at the Swanson Tennis Center and fell to No. 16 UW-Whitewater 5-4 in Jackson, Wis. With the 2-1 day, the Gusties move to 11-0 overall.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s and women’s tennis teams each host multiple matches on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center. The men open the day with an 8:30 a.m. match against Central College, and take on Martin Luther College at 6:30 p.m. The women also play twice, beginning with Morningside College at 9 a.m., followed by the University of Minnesota-Dultuh at 6 p.m. All matches will be available to watch live at the links above.
Junior women's swimmer Hayley Booher (Warren, Vt.) and senior men’s tennis player Andres Saenz (Cancun, Mexico) have been selected as the Gustavus Adolphus College February Female and Male Student-Athletes-of-the-Month, presented by Thrivent Financial and voted on by the Gustavus Sports Information Department.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team earned three victories on Saturday at the Swanson Tennis Center, two of which came in MIAC action. The Gusties took down Bethel, Concordia, and Morningside, all by scores of 9-0 to move to 8-0 overall and 5-0 in the conference.
Men’s Match Information: Date: Saturday, February 27 Time: 9:30 a.m. | 2 p.m. | 7:30 p.m. Opponents: Bethel | Concordia | Morningside Location: St. Peter, Minn. | Swanson Tennis Center Live Coverage: Watch Live Women’s Match Information: Date: Saturday, February 27 Time: 8 a.m. / 12:30 p.m Opponents: Bethel | Concordia Location: St. Peter, Minn. | Swanson Tennis Center Live Coverage: Watch Live ST. PETER, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus College men’s […]
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team came up with another decisive win in MIAC play Saturday to continue its perfect start to the 2016 season. Sophomore Zach Ekstein (Eagan, Minn.) turned in a near-perfect performance with wins at No. 2 doubles and No. 3 singles to lead the Gusties to an 8-1 conference win over St. Thomas. For his performance, the MIAC sports information directors honored Ekstein Tuesday with the MIAC Men's Tennis Athlete-of-the-Week award.
The Gustavus Adolphus College men's tennis team swept a pair of MIAC foes on Saturday, taking down the University of St. Thomas 8-1 at the Swanson Tennis Center, and also earning a 7-2 win over Saint Mary's University at the Winona Tennis Center. With the victories, the Gusties move to 5-0 overall and 3-0 in the MIAC.